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James Titus ("Navigator")

c.1861 Civil War (1861-1865)

Photo of James Titus, bootblack and messenger for the college.

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Titus, James ["Navigator"] -- African American; "James Titus. Alias Navigator"; circa 1861; Historical Photograph Collection: Individuals series, Box AC067.LP001, Folder 045; Princeton University Archives, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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Princeton University Archives

Format TIFF Item Type Still Image
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